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La classe américaine (1993)

TV Movie  |   |  Comedy  |  31 December 1993 (France)
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George Abitbol, "the Most Classy Man on Earth", dies sputtering his famous last words: "cr*ppy world!" What the heck did he mean? Reporters Steven, Peter and Dave investigate. La Classe ... See full summary »

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Cast overview, first billed only:
Lionel Abelanski ...
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Jean-Eric Bielle ...
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Marc Cassot ...
José / Yves / Orson Welles / Jacques / Ernest / Le patron du journal (voice)
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Christine Delaroche ...
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Dominique Farrugia ...
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Marc François ...
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Evelyne Grandjean ...
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Patrick Guillemin ...
Steven / Dave (voice)
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Jean-Yves Lafesse ...
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Raymond Loyer ...
George Abitebol / Récitant (voice)
Joël Martineau ...
Dino / Le chef indien / Le professeur Hammond (voice)
Jean-Claude Montalban ...
Peter / Callaghan / Un ami de Georges / Un ami du futur (voice)


George Abitbol, "the Most Classy Man on Earth", dies sputtering his famous last words: "cr*ppy world!" What the heck did he mean? Reporters Steven, Peter and Dave investigate. La Classe Américaine is a montage of scenes taken from the Warner Bros. catalog and dubbed to fit the narration of what is arguably the greatest story ever told. Written by viktor-18 <>

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31 December 1993 (France)  »

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Le grand détournement  »

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It just... rocks
4 February 2004 | by (Paris, France) – See all my reviews

This movie is just too funny. If you speak French, watch it. The story is not important, don't pay attention to it. You've got to listen carefully to the dialogue, and you will understand what comedy is.

"On va manger des chips!!!"

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